Destination guide

The artsy city of Hamburg awaits you

Enjoy the area's museums, theater scene and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Hamburg. This city's shopping, restaurants and local tours draw many visitors. Moenckebergstrasse and Fish Market are a couple of places to search for that perfect souvenir. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Hamburg

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hamburg a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hagenbeck Zoo (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Criminal Dinner (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Hamburg Dungeon (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Miniatur Wunderland (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Hamburger Dom (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Alster-Schwimmhalle (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Hamburg

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Hamburg is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Inner Alster Lake (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Planten un Blomen (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Botanical Gardens (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Japanese Garden (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Heiligengeistfeld (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Alster Lakes (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Hamburg

Fly into Hamburg (HAM), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.1 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Luebeck (LBC), which is 33.9 mi (54.6 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Hamburg Central Station, Hamburg Dammtor Station and Sternschanze Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Hamburg by jumping on the metro at Rathaus U-Bahn, Jungfernstieg Station or Stadthausbrücke S-Bahn.

Where to stay around Hamburg?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 556 holiday lettings near Hamburg. From 416 Condos/Apartments to 97 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hamburg is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hamburg?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hamburg. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hamburg Burgwedel Station: 525 holiday lettings
  • Fischbek S-Bahn: 541 holiday lettings
  • Hamburger Kunsthalle: 531 holiday lettings
  • Horner Rennbahn: 415 holiday lettings
  • Moenckebergstrasse: 535 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hamburg listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Hamburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 416 Condos/Apartments in Hamburg. Our other popular types of Hamburg holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 97 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 12 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Boats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Hamburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42 holiday homes with pool available in Hamburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.